6/2/09

Summer Reading

MASH Goes to LondonUp the Down Staircase
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If you're at the beach next week and see a dude reading one of these books, chances are it's me. I doubt there's too many people out there reading a M*A*S*H Goes to London novel, but you never know.

BTW the cover for these books are tattered, stained and yellowed with age. I spruced them up considerably in Photoshop and found great enjoyment in doing so.... is there something horribly wrong with me?

6 comments:

  1. My wife was a big fan of the M*A*S*H novels. I believe she has read them all. Me, I read the original, saw the movie, loved the TV show, but couldn't get into the host of novels. I was too busy at the time reading Star Trek novels.

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  2. Believe it or not, I used to read quality literature on a regular basis - Hawthorne, Steinbeck, etc. Day by day, I have managed to methodically dumb myself down. I figure in a few years I'll be down to reading scratch'n'sniff books.

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  3. I've got a few of the M.A.S.H. books, but haven't read them yet. Let me know if it's any good.

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  4. Up the Down Staircase is hilarious. Steer clear of Up the Sandbox, though.

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  5. Atom Kid- One I was curious about is M*A*S*H Goes to Maine... Maine? Really? Do you have that one?

    Propagatrix- Thanks for the info! Now I'm curious about the movie adaptation.

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  6. I have a few of the M*A*S*H* novels , but I have not read them . I would prefer to have novels of the TV Show , even though there are none !! Have you ever read , or consider doing a blog on the adult spy novels of the late 1960's - 1970's ?? There were several really good series books !! There was The Baroness by Peter Kenyon , The Coxeman by Troy Conway , Cherry Delight by Glen Chase , and the Lady From L.U.S.T. by Rod Gray . ( There are many others , you can find them on the SPY GUYS AND GALS website .

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